Heavy Haulage Float Operator

Transport and Workshop based at Darlington, Permanent full-time employment. Good rates plus allowances., Transport plant and equipment to regional and remote locations.

We seek an experienced heavy haulage float operator / MC truck driver to join our Road Transport Operations team based at Darlington.  

Remote location driving and nights away are an essential  and regular requirement of this position. 

Driver duties include: 

  • Safely loading and unloading earth moving plant and equipment.
  • Transporting plant to and from regional and remote locations nationally.
  • Completing pre-start and other operational documentation.
  • Complying with NHVR legislation related to fatigue management, permits and notices.

About You

We are looking for someone who takes a professional approach to their work, has a safe driving record and takes pride in their truck's presentation.  

You must also possess: 

  • Multi Combination Truck Licence (MC).
  • National High Risk Work Licence - Forklift.
  • White Card.
  • Heavy haulage experience with Low Loader and Dolly combinations.
  • Good understanding of restraining loads.
  • Strong safety focus.
  • Dogman, EWP and Tilt Truck (incl Hiab crane) preferred.
  • Police Check (or be willing to apply for one).

You must be willing to undertake ancillary tasks associated with transport operations - cleaning plant and equipment, loading and unloading trucks, crane truck and forklift operation, and general yard duties when necessary.

An industry standard comprehensive medical will be required.

About Lucas Total Contract Solutions

Lucas TCS is a South Australian privately-owned and operated company. For around 50 years we have worked on a national basis with Australia's leading mining and civil companies on a variety of challenging projects.  We are highly regarded for providing innovative complete contract solutions and leaving a positive legacy for our people, their families, our clients and the communities in which we operate.


31/08/2020 $0 Adelaide 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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